Dining At The Huntington


From quick snacks to leisurely meals with breathtaking views, The Huntington offers several dining options.


Rose Garden Tea Room

Rose Garden Tea Room

Reservations required

Book online or call 626-683-8131

Hours, Menu & Pricing

Admission to The Huntington is a separate, required cost. Overlooking three acres of roses, the Tea Room is the perfect setting for a memorable repast. A pot of brewed tea and a basket of freshly baked scones are served at each table. From a central buffet, guests may choose from an array of savory finger sandwiches, imported and domestic cheeses, fresh fruit, chilled salads, and specialty desserts. Return to the buffet as often as you like! Add a private tour of the botanical gardens to your tea experience with our Tea & Tour package.

Coffee Shop NOW OPEN

Coffee Shop  NEW HOURS

Serving Jones Coffee Roasters

Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday through Monday

Nestled between the new Huntington Store and admissions, the new Coffee Shop offers specialty coffees, teas, and other hot beverages, along with sodas, Italian gelato, baked goods, flatbreads, and grab-and-go sandwiches and salads. Perfect for visitors who crave a pick-me-up on their way into or out of The Huntington.

New Cafe Now Open


No reservations required

Open 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday through Monday

Conveniently located in the entrance complex, the Café serves brick-oven pizzas, pasta, salads, soups, sandwiches, and daily featured specials created by Chef Jon Dubrick. The light-filled interior is brightened with cheerful orange and white subway tile, a central skylight, and large windows overlooking the gardens. Outside seating on the Norris Dining Terrace offers sweeping views extending from the upper Desert Garden to the Huntington Art Gallery.


Rose Garden Patio

No reservations required

Open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 12 - 4 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Offering the self-serve convenience of grab-and-go sandwiches and snacks, the Rose Garden Patio is a welcoming stop to relax and enjoy light refreshments on a shady patio. On weekends, the grill is open for bbq lunches. 

Chinese Garden Tea House

Chinese Garden Tea House

No reservations required

Open 12 - 4 p.m., Wednesday through Monday


The Chinese Garden tea house overlooks a lake and features Ming-style decor providing a touch of traditional elegance to the dining experience. The menu features delicious offerings such as aromatic garlic shrimp spring rolls, Cantonese short rib soup with rice noodles, savory barbecue chicken with satay sauce, chicken chow mein, and other delectable entrees. Stop by and enjoy a memorable meal in an incomparable setting.

About The Huntington

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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